AC9133

Floristry ideas for weddings and celebrations

Ashburton Arts Centre, Ashburton

Who is this course for?

All levels.

You can choose which floristry technique to create.

Come and be inspired to create your own floristry! This short three-hour course will introduce you to a few floristry techniques that you can use again and again for all those special occasions!

Course content

You will gain an Introduction to a few floristry techniques.

Use floristry tools and sundries to try creating at least one floristry idea and take this away with you at the end of the course.

Support and feedback

Gain an Introduction to a few floristry techniques.

Use floristry tools and sundries.

Try creating at least one floristry idea and take this away with you at the end of the course.

Additional costs and requirements

Please can you bring:

1. Your favourite mix of flowers and foliage; bout 10 stems each.

2. A pair of lightweight gardening gloves to protect your hands.

3. Newspaper.

4. An apron.

5. A box to take you work home safely.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

not necessary.

About the tutor

With Deborah as your tutor, expect enthusiasm and passion for the subjects’ taught, in a calming, inclusive, fun and inspiring environment. You will have time to enjoy the creative process, learn new skills, improve your mental and physical wellbeing and gain motivation to progress and achieve your personal best.

Deborah graduated from Saint Martin’s School of Art with a BA (Hons) Degree in Graphic Design and also achieved an MA Degree in Graphic Design, at Central Saint Martin’s. She has gained many unique experiences, collaborating with other artists and designers.

Deborah is from the West Country, where she runs her own Art, Craft, Design and Horticulture business. She is a practising artist, designer and gallery owner. She has exhibited and sold art work in the South West of England, Scotland and London.

She has recently won a Gold Award for Garden Design and has created Art and Design work for the BBC and MTV. She has also worked at the Tate Gallery and the Victoria and Albert Museum. Deborah has been interviewed on BBC Radio about her creative approach to teaching courses, where she passionately promotes the creative use and benefits of sustainable materials, especially plants. Her Sketch, Sculpt and Plant Walks are multi-sensory and interactive in the natural environment. Her work transcends the boundaries of genre and media: it’s thought-provoking work about the pressing concerns of the day and is often refreshingly humorous.

Deborah has a Post Graduate Certificate in Education, from the University of London, Institute of Education, specialising in Art and Design. She is a qualified teacher of Art, Craft, Design and Horticulture. She has taught learners of all ages and abilities, for many years. She has been a Head of Art and Design. She teaches across Primary, Secondary, Alternative Provision, and Adult and Community education.

DaySaturday
Start date22 Feb 2020
End date22 Feb 2020
Start time10:00
End time13:00
Cost£21
Concessions not available
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